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Howard Mills on SenateMatch

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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports a woman's right to choose: Strongly Favors topic 1
Pro-choice but against partial-birth abortion: Favors topic 1
Supports Stem-Cell Research: Favors topic 1
Pro-choice but no partial birth abortions: Favors topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(7 points on Economic scale)
Reduce regulations on private sector: Opposes topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(7 points on Social scale)
Supports equal rights minus the use of marriage for gays: Favors topic 3
Supports national gay civil unions law: Strongly Favors topic 3
Include sexual orientation in discrimination & hate crimes: Strongly Favors topic 3
Restrict marriage to one man and one woman: Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(0 points on Economic scale)
Health Care is a human right: Strongly Favors topic 5
Ensure access to basic health care: Strongly Favors topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(7 points on Economic scale)
Invest up to 5% of payroll tax in personal accounts: Favors topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(7 points on Social scale)
Continue charter schools and other challenges to status quo: Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
Pro-death penalty; build more prisons: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(0 points on Social scale)
The root causes of crime are the criminals who engage in it: Favors topic 9
End parole for repeat violent offenders: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
Second Amendment an integral part of our freedoms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(10 points on Economic scale)
Supports cutting capital gains and dividend tax: Strongly Favors topic 11
Government has grown too big, so limit taxes: Favors topic 11
Make the Bush Tax Cuts permanent: Strongly Favors topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(5 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(5 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 14:
Link human rights to trade with China
(5 points on Social scale)
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Favors topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(2 points on Economic scale)
More funding for NYC security and PATRIOT Act: Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(5 points on Economic scale)
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Opposes topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(7 points on Economic scale)
Iraq: reject objections of the French and the United Nations: Opposes topic 17
Favors topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(2 points on Economic scale)
Protect resources and promote renewable energy sources: Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(2 points on Social scale)
Stiffer penalties for drug-related crimes: Favors topic 19
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

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